Welcome to the Fall 2015 CMSC 491 course webpage!
Lectures: 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Location: Engineering East Hall 1232.
Textbook: Nielsen and Chuang, Quantum Computation and Quantum Information.
Midterm exam: Thursday, October 8, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm, in class (E1232).
Final exam: Thursday, December 10, 1-3:50 pm, in class (E1232).
Instructor: Dr. Sevag Gharibian
Email: sgharibian at vcu dot edu
Office Hours: TR 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Email: marinodl at mymail dot vcu dot edu
Office Hours: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm M
Email: saeedis at vcu dot edu
Office Hours: 10:30-11:30 Th
- December 7, 2015Solutions for A8 and A9 have been posted to Blackboard.
- November 24, 2015A9 has been posted and is due Thursday, December 3.
- November 12, 2015Solutions for A7 have been posted to Blackboard.
- November 9, 2015A8 has been posted and is due Tuesday, November 17 in class.
- November 3, 2015Solutions to A6 have been posted on Blackboard.
- October 26, 2015A7 has been posted and is due Tuesday, November 3.
- October 16, 2015A6 has been posted and is due Tuesday, October 27.
- October 9, 2015Grades for A4 and the midterm have been posted to Blackboard, as well as the midterm solutions.
- October 1, 2015A minor update to A5 has been posted, as well as the course notes for Deutsch's algorithm.
- September 18, 2015A5 has been posted and is due Tuesday, October 6. The solutions to A4 are now available on Blackboard.
- September 11, 2015A4 has been posted and is due Thursday, September 17. The solutions to A3 are now available on Blackboard.
- September 8, 2015An update to Lectures Notes 3 has been posted.
- September 4, 2015A1 grades and A2 solutions have been posted on Blackboard.
- September 2, 2015Lecture 3 notes have been posted. Also, Assignment 3 has been posted, and is due Thursday September 10 in class.
- August 28, 2015Assignment 2 has been posted, and is due Thursday September 3 in class.
- August 26, 2015Lecture notes for Lecture 2 have been posted (see link to Syllabus and Reading above).
- August 25, 2015An update to A1 has been posted. Please download the latest version!
- August 21, 2015The midterm date is set for Thursday, October 8, in class (see info above).
- August 4, 2015Course notes for the first lecture have been posted under the Syllabus tab. The first assignment has also been posted under the Assignment tab. Both of these are primarily a review of basic Linear Algebra, which is important for the remainder of the course.
- August 2, 2015Welcome to CMSC 491! At the top of this page, you'll find links to pages for announcements, the course syllabus and suggested reading for each class, Blackboard (where the course discussion group resides), and the VCU Quantum Computing Lab. Please have a look at the Assignments tab and the discussion on bonus marks for using LaTeX!